Dr Basil Almahdi

Dr Basil Almahdi

MB ChB FRCA FFPMRCA

Anaesthetics, Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by 1 specialist
25 years of experience
11 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Super kind and supportive my mother trust him and knowledgeable great in follow up the outcome was great “
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Subspecialty

  • Pain Management
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6060595
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £175

    Practices worked at

    Cromwell Hospital

    164-178 Cromwell Rd, London, United Kingdom, SW5 0TU
    905 reviews

    Nuffield Health Highgate Private Hospital

    17-19 View Road, London, United Kingdom, N6 4DJ
    295 reviews

    London International Patient Services (LIPS)

    5 Devonshire Place, London, United Kingdom, W1G 6HL
    99 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    14:00 - 18:00
    Tue
    Not available
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    Not available
    Fri
    16:00 - 18:00
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Dr Basil Almahdi, Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine, currently works at the Whittington Hospital and sees patients privately in several London-based clinics. He is highly experienced in the treatment and management of spinal and degenerative diseases, sciatica and bone metastases, and palliative treatments for cancer pain and neuropathic pain. He is highly competent in performing minimally invasive procedures for degenerative spinal diseases.

    Dr Almahdi qualified in 1997 and was awarded a fellowship in Pain Management at University College Hospital in the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. Following this, he further developed his skills at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital and The Pain Management Centre in UCLH as a Locum Consultant. During this period, he gained invaluable experience in managing complicated spinal pain problems.

    Dr Almahdi is an active member of the research community, and lectures at conferences in Pain and Anaesthesia field around the world. He is also fully fluent in both English and Arabic. 

    Procedures

    • Nerve Root Injection
    • Neuromodulation
    • Opioid Management
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
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    Special interests

    • Chronic Pain
    • Neuropathic Pain
    • Nerve Pain
    • Acute Pain
    • Pain Medicine
    • Spinal Pain
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    Education

    North Thames Central School of Anaesthesia: CCSR, Anesthesia and Pain Management, Specialist Registrar 2004- 2011

    UCH and RNOH : FFPMRCA, Pain Medicine Residency Program, Pain Fellow: 2009-2010

    UCL: Research Fellowship, Pain Medicine, Research Fellow :2008- 2009

    Royal College of Anaesthesia ; FRCA, Anaesthesia, Pain Medicine and Intensive Care: 2007

    Almustansiriyah Medical School: MBChB, Medicine : 1991- 1997 

    Baghdad College Highschool: Bachelor’s Degree : 1985- 1991

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Chronic Pain
    2/10
    Neuropathic Pain
    2/10
    Nerve Pain
    1/10
    Nerve Root Injection
    1/10
    Pain Management
    1/10
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    Super kind and supportive my mother trust him and knowledgeable great in follow up the outcome was great
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    Very friendly, professional
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    Dr Almahdi has endless patience and is genuinely concerned for the welfare of his patients
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    Godfather
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    Excellent. professional and very helpful
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    Nicely treated and so kind with patient also helpful
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    Amazing
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    I would like to mention that Dr Basil Almahdi was providing excellent due care to myself where he does explains my problem in an easy way to understand as well sharing alternative ways of treatment in order to decide on which one to take. in general excellent care.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explanation (5/5)
    I sought out Dr.Almahdi after an initial lumbar epidural on the nhs for my slipped disc. Both times I found him to be kind, knowledgeable and above all professional. I would definitely recommend him to friends and family.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Great care, I would recommend this Pain Consultant
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 specialist
    Mr Ahmed-Ramadan Sadek
    Mr Ahmed-Ramadan Sadek
    Neurosurgery
    Is a colleague

    "Dr Almahdi is an exceptional anaesthetist and pain physician. An outstanding doctor and colleague."

    05-07-2021

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